Definitions for macrosporangium

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  1. megasporangium, macrosporangium(noun)

    a plant structure that produces megaspores

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  1. macrosporangium(Noun)

    A sporangium or conceptacle containing only large spores; opposed to microsporangium. Both are found in the genera Selaginella, Isoetes, and Marsilea, all of which are ferns or remotely allied to ferns.

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  1. Macrosporangium(noun)

    a sporangium or conceptacle containing only large spores; -- opposed to microsporangium. Both are found in the genera Selaginella, Isoctes, and Marsilia, plants remotely allied to ferns

  2. Origin: [NL. See Macro-, and Sporangium.]

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